Genossenschaftsverband Bayern e.V.
Genossenschaftsverband Bayern serves as the umbrella organization for over 1,000 cooperatives and cooperatively-based companies. These have a total of nearly 3 million members.
Genossenschaftsverband Bayern is the association legally charged with auditing all companies constituted as registered cooperatives in Bavaria. In addition to fostering its members' development and promoting their interests, the association's range of responsibilities includes the provision of auditing, consulting and educational services and programs to them. The proficiencies of the association's ca 500 staff members make the association a center of expertise. This knowhow is employed to both ensure and facilitate the successful operation by Bavaria's cooperatives.
Further information as well as current data and figures can be viewed and downloaded in the current annual report of the Cooperative Association.